Hindi is the 4th most commonly spoken language in homes with school-aged children in the U.S.
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On the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the ESEA bill, U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan called for a new law that will work to ensure strong opportunities for all students, and protect the most vulnerable.
Federal Government Provides Guidance and Resources on Meeting the Obligations to English Learners Under Civil Rights Laws
The U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights and the U.S. Department of Justice have released guidelines outlining the legal obligations of state and local education agencies to English learner students under civil rights laws and other federal requirements.
The New York City Education Department plans a significant increase in dual language programs offered throughout New York City schools in the 2015-2016 school year.